November 24th, 2014
Waxing Crescent Moon
moon
Robert Bigelow

Discover Uranus in October

Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn can easily be seen with the unaided eye.

Mike Murray

“Exploding Universe” – A New Original Production!

The universe we see today is the product of explosive events. They have even shaped our very existence.

Mike Murray

Gateway to the Stars Oct 5 – Guideposts to the Sky

As we move into autumn, the “Summer Triangle” of stars will start in the western side of the sky as new stars like the “Great Square of Pegasus” climb higher into the east.

Mike Murray

Gateway to the Stars Sept 7 – The Milky Way at its Prime!

This is the time of year for enjoying the Milky Way and all it has to offer for binoculars and telescopes.

Robert Bigelow

Perseid Meteor Shower 2013

One of the most reliable meteor showers of the year will peak on August 12.

Mike Murray

Gateway to the Stars Aug 3: The Barnyard Portion of the Sky!

One of the best guideposts in the summer sky is “The Summer Triangle,” a large triangle of three bright stars.

Mike Murray

Gateway to the Stars July 6: Summer Stargazing!

As we approach the heart of the summer season, we reach an excellent time to see the best features of the seasonal night sky.

Seth Jarvis

Exo-Exo-Exo

As recently as the mid 1990’s if you wanted to talk about real planets you were limited to our own solar system – Mercury, Venus, Earth, etc.

Seth Jarvis

Cool Factoid About Galaxies

In his Bad Astronomy blog post today, Phil Plait describes a new and exciting explanation for why spiral galaxies get all spirally.